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GKN is always looking for talented individuals with skills and passion to join their global teams. They offer hugely varied and rewarding careers in a truly international business working at the forefront of engineering technology and innovations.​​​​​​​​​​​​

A commitment to you

To attract and maintain the best people, it goes without saying that we offer competitive packages. However, we believe the main appeal is the opportunities we provide for you to develop your chosen career and achieve your true potential.

GKN's graduate programmes are highly personalised and enable you to set your own goals and explore your own interests within their business. Throughout your graduate journey, GKN provides you with the opportunity to test and grow your technical and personal skills. They provide support and mentoring as you work on real projects, solving real problems and delivering real change. They aim to match your capabilities and aspirations to their strategic and operational needs - ensuring a thriving business for them and a fulfilling career for you.

Engineering at its best

GKN works at the cutting-edge of manufacturing, creating new technologies and innovative products for their global customers. Their four divisions offer an unrivalled breadth of engineering expertise and experience. So, whether you're interested in helping them design a new aircraft wing; develop more efficient drive systems; if you understand how powders can change components; or you've a flair for building excellent relationships their partners, there's a career path for you.

GKN aims to deliver the best technology today and develop innovative technologies for the future. They work with their customers to deliver electric and hybrid vehicles, lightweight materials, fuel-efficient systems and cost effective solutions to help them stay ahead. They're always looking forward, evaluating their markets and working with their customers. Be it 3D printing, electric hybrid vehicle technology, advanced composites, future wing designs or energy storage, GKN is well placed to lead the way.

A truly global company

During your placements across their businesses you'll be working as part of a global team with the opportunity to develop language skills, experience different cultures and work with a diverse range of people. Many careers in GKN, provide the opportunity to travel and, in some cases, to live and work abroad right from the very beginning.

Whether you envisage a career as an engineer innovating to overcome technical challenges or as an executive helping to lead the business, choosing GKN means you are joining a global engineering network with wide-ranging opportunities.

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